One of the largest annual soccer events in Las Vegas returns over Presidents Day Weekend.
Billed by city officials as the largest international youth soccer tournament in the country, the Mayor’s Cup hits town from, Feb. 16-18. Expected are 452 youth soccer teams from around the world to compete with more than 7,300 soccer players, ages 14 to 19, from 12 foreign countries and 28 U.S. states. Teams are expected from Australia, the Cayman Islands, Canada, China, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Guatemala, Mexico, Poland and the United States.
The event is co-hosted by the city of Las Vegas and the Downtown Las Vegas Soccer Club. Spectator admission and parking are free at all games.
Matches will be played from 8:45 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Championship games will be played Monday at Bettye Wilson Soccer Complex, 7353 Eugene Ave., starting at 10 a.m.